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Sunday, July 27

Sensational Shark Talk w/ Aquarium of the Bay Naturalist | North Bay
Sunday, July 27 – 11:30 am | Cost: FREE | Bay Model Visitor Center
Sensational Shark Talk w/ Aquarium of the Bay Naturalist | North Bay

Did you know that sharks help keep the entire food web in the oceans balanced? Come explore the answer to this, and how these top predators are extreme survivors of our planet.
Learn about their different senses, adaptations, and how researchers study these remarkable animals through …

Volunteer at Stern Grove 2014: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF
Sunday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free with RSVP
| Stern Grove
Volunteer at Stern Grove 2014: Free Seating, Parking, Snacks & Drinks | SF

Want free reserved seating, reserved parking, and free beverages and snacks during a Stern Grove event this summer? All you have to do is volunteer. Volunteer positions include ushers, information booth staffers, bike valet, donation collectors, greeters, set up/take down experts and much more. >> Sign ...

Street Drum Corps: Apocalyptic Hip-Hop | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Sunday, July 27 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Street Drum Corps: Apocalyptic Hip-Hop | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Street Drum Corps is an explosion of drums, dance, and high energy entertainment. From July 6 – August 14, 2014, Street Drum Corps will be performing two shows daily at noon and at 3 pm, Monday-Thursday, and at noon and 6 pm on Sundays. The acclaimed drummers are famous ...

Porchfest 2014: 50 Historic Porches, Live Music & Food Trucks | Napa
Sunday, July 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | All Over Napa
Porchfest 2014: 50 Historic Porches, Live Music & Food Trucks | Napa

Out of the garage and onto the porch, the fourth annual Napa Porchfest is here with free, live music on 50 porches in historic neighborhoods of Napa from 1-6 pm on Sunday, July 27, 2014.
Porches have been selected and matched up with local bands ranging …

Disney Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band
Sunday, July 27 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Disney Symphony Concert in the Park | Golden Gate Park Band

On July 27, 2014, the Golden Gate Park Band treats San Francisco with a program of Disney favorites and classics.

San Francisco Symphony in the Plaza | Civic Center
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
San Francisco Symphony in the Plaza | Civic Center

The San Francisco Symphony presents their annual free outdoor concert in the heart of the city in Civic Center Plaza on Sunday,  July 27, 2014.
Surrounded by the city’s landmarks, enjoy an inspiring afternoon of classics, culture, and fun.
In 2014, conductor Edwin Outwater leads the orchestra …

Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Firehouse Arts Collective
Mixed Media Mixer: Art, Music, Photo & Video Showcase | Berkeley

July 27, 2014 Schedule:
Live Music:
2:30 pm: 2ND nature
3:05 pm: I.R. Fiq
3:40 pm: Blood & Dust
4:15 pm: C & the Honks
4:50 pm: VANFANTOM
5:25 pm: Kindergarten Communist
6:00 pm: Introflirt
6:35 pm: The Reprimanded
7:10 pm: Frontiers
with DJ Organic Rhythm spinning between sets
Live Art:

Romy Ilano
Sarah Morrow
Megan Lees
Ron West
Kaitlin McSweeney
Taylor G.
Mycoal …

Rufus Wainwright: Free Concert in the Park | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations appreciated
| Stern Grove
Rufus Wainwright: Free Concert in the Park | Stern Grove Festival

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright performs solo with piano, bringing a rich blend of theatrical pop, cabaret, and classical styles.
Opening the afternoon is the contemporary sound of instrumentalists Quartet San Francisco.

Free San Francisco Symphony Concert | Civic Center Plaza
Sunday, July 27 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Civic Center Plaza
Free San Francisco Symphony Concert | Civic Center Plaza

Surrounded by the city’s landmarks, enjoy an inspiring afternoon of classics, culture, and fun.
On Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 2 pm, the SF Symphony performs at San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza with conductor Edwin Outwater.
Free San Francisco Symphony Concert in the Park
Sunday, July 27, 2014 …

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, July 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Drunken Spelling Bee | Cafe Royale
Sunday, July 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring cash for drinks.
| The Royale
Drunken Spelling Bee | Cafe Royale

It’s exactly what it sounds like… a Drunken Spelling Bee with host Jimi Moran. Have a few drinks, and then try to spell ridiculous words without cheating and checking your iPhone. Get a letter wrong? You’ll have a to take a drink. Get the word ...

Monday, July 28

“Corazón Under the Dome” 3D Light Show | Westfield Centre
Monday, July 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Westfield San Francisco Centre

Corazón Under the Dome is a short, fun, animated 3D light spectacular that’s a celebration of the heart of San Francisco. Showcasing iconic San Francisco images and songs, this dazzling show rocks through the city’s history from the Gold Rush to the Summer of Love and ...

Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2014
Monday, July 28 – 11:59 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
Delta Aquarids Meteor Shower | 2014

The Delta Aquarids is an average shower that can produce up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak. It is produced by debris left behind by comets Marsden and Kracht. The shower runs annually from July 12 to August 23.
In 2014, it peaks on …

Tuesday, July 29

Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night | Nob Hill
Top of the Mark Movie & Wine Night | Nob Hill

Wind down every Tuesday night this summer with a free wine tasting and screening of a classic movie. Throughout the summer of 2014, enjoy free screenings of classics like “West Side Story,” “Sixteen Candles,” and “When Harry Met Sally” while sipping on wine samples from the likes ...

Experimental Hip Hop Concert: Shabazz Palaces | Amoeba SF
Tuesday, July 29 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Experimental Hip Hop Concert: Shabazz Palaces | Amoeba SF

Seattle-based experimental hip-hop collective Shabazz Palaces plays live at Amoeba SF in celebration of the release of their second studio album, Lese Majesty.
Buy a copy of Lese Majesty at Amoeba on the day of the in-store  and get it signed.

SF History Night: San Francisco History Association
Tuesday, July 29 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 for general public. Free if you're an SFHA member
| St. Philip's Church
SF History Night: San Francisco History Association

The San Francisco History Association hosts monthly talks which explore our city’s enchanting history in depth. Each month, a local history expert hosts a themed talk usually accompanied by a slide show with light refreshments. Monthly presentations cover a dizzyingly diverse variety of SF history ...

Wednesday, July 30

Pizza, Projects & Spiked Juice: Back to School Night at General Assembly | SF
Wednesday, July 30 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but the only pre-requisite for this party is an RSVP to attend.
| General Assembly
Pizza, Projects & Spiked Juice: Back to School Night at General Assembly | SF

Funcheap is teaming up with General Assembly, San Francisco’s tech, business and design education hub, to present a jam-packed evening with all your school time favorites.
Free, but the only pre-requisite for this party is an RSVP to attend.
At this Back to School night, you’ll enjoy:

Home Room …

SF Mime Troupe: Political Satire in the Park | Oakland
Wednesday, July 30 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations accepted
| Montclair Ball Field
SF Mime Troupe: Political Satire in the Park | Oakland

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 55th season with more free, lively satire performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2014 production “Ripple Effect.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2014 Free political theater & music in parks all over the Bay ...

Starlight Movie & Tequila Dance-Off: “Pee Wee’s Big Adventure” | San Jose
Wednesday, July 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. James Park (San Jose)
Starlight Movie & Tequila Dance-Off:

Take advantage of San Jose’s warm, summer nights and enjoy a movie under the star-studded sky from June 14 to August 20, 2014. Admission is free. Pre-show entertainment begins about 7 pm and movies start at dusk. Please note, no outside food or drinks are allowed ...

Free Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF
Wednesday, July 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Circus Center
Free Circus Class Day: Learn Juggling & Tightrope Walking | SF

Come and play with all the fun circus toys that fit under the Circus Center‘s roof every Wednesday. Circus Skills Jam Class Most Wednesdays | 7 to 9 pm Free, but an RSVP is required; class has a 25 person maximum. Please make sure to check-in before ...

Thursday, July 31

El Presidio Archaeology Excavation | May – October
Thursday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Main Post (Presidio)
El Presidio Archaeology Excavation | May - October

The Presidio Trust invites visitors to witness archaeology in action at Pershing Square from May through October, 9 am to 4 pm, Thursday-Saturday. Archaeologists are embarking on a long-term research project to excavate El Presidio de San Francisco, the Spanish-colonial archaeological site buried just below the ...

Classic San Francisco Movie Day “Dark Passage” | Main Library
Thursday, July 31 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Library
Classic San Francisco Movie Day

Enjoy free movies all summer long at your neighborhood library during the 3rd Annual San Francisco Library Film Festival. Every movie being screened is either set in San Francisco or was filmed here. The 2014 edition of this free film festival features San Francisco classics ...

Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park
Thursday, July 31 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food, drinks & shopping
| SoMa StrEat Food Park
Streat Bazaar: Craft & Artisan Pop-Up Food Market | SoMa StrEat Food Park

Looking to discover SF’s best local craft/artisan food vendors and special chef pop-ups? SoMa StrEat Food Park and Funcheap are putting on a new Thursday Night Market called “StrEat Bazaar.” The focus is mostly craft food vendors, special pop-up restaurants, food trucks (of course) and ...

NightLife | California Academy of Sciences
Thursday, July 31 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $12*
*$12 general, $10 for museum members - 21+
| California Academy of Sciences
NightLife | California Academy of Sciences

At NightLife, smart revelers receive special discounted evening admission to the California Academy of Sciences on Thursday evenings with unique special events each week. Thursdays from 6-10 pm Tickets are $12 ($10 for Academy members). Last entry is 9 pm. 21+ with valid ID.

“Changemaker Under 30″ Tech Talk: Adam Goldstein | General Assembly
Thursday, July 31 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Complimentary refreshments will be served.
| General Assembly

General Assembly, San Francisco’s tech, business and design education hub, is showcasing young leaders who are part of the engine that keeps our amazing city going, is providing you the perfect opportunity to learn from their entrepreneurial spirit.
Free, but an RSVP is required.
July’s Changemaker Under …